Services

  • Supporting the instructional program, the Department of Curriculum & Instruction performs an array of services for the division:

    • Designing professional development on the division's curriculum, effective instructional strategies, and assessing student achievement;
    • Facilitating and guiding new program initiatives;
    • Analyzing data to identify school, staff and student needs;
    • Identifying and facilitating various professional development opportunities;
    • Initiating and/or leading division-wide professional development efforts;
    • Overseeing curriculum design;
    • Organizing and supporting division-wide endeavors such as art exhibits, musical events, creative writing festivals, science and social studies fairs;
    • Observing teachers and offering support and feedback;
    • Reviewing instructional resources (books, videos, software, etc.) in order to determine which are appropriate for classroom use;
    • Responding to requests for information and/or training.